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2000.635.2 (RS179856)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Corner section of grisaille fresco paper imitating moulding. Egg and dart design bordered by beading and nead and reel. Printed on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Front Hall.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
15 1/2 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.635.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178481
Related Items
Accession number 2000.635.1 Relationship Matching sidewall

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Beading
egg and dart
bead and reel
moulding
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 2 3/8 (inches)

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